Re: Minutes of the Board meeting 2005 Feb 2
- From: Luis Villa <luis villa gmail com>
- To: Nat Friedman <nat novell com>, Jody Goldberg <jody gnome org>, advisory-board gnome org, foundation-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Minutes of the Board meeting 2005 Feb 2
- Date: Mon, 7 Feb 2005 17:07:03 -0500
I have no particular horse here, but I will note that if we want to
use wiki for serious documents, we must have high quality RCS, and
mediawiki and whatever ubuntu use have that, and live.gnome.org does
not, which is a serious bummer.
Also, Jeff, AFAICT, mediawiki (being the engine behind the biggest
wiki in the world) seems to have a decent rep; dismissing it as 'fruit
loops' is silly.
On Tue, 8 Feb 2005 08:55:32 +1100, Jeff Waugh <jdub perkypants org> wrote:
> <quote who="Nat Friedman">
> > On Mon, 2005-02-07 at 11:28 -0500, Jody Goldberg wrote:
> > > - Getting Road map in Wiki
> > > : Luis seems to be making progress. The old roadmap is on the wiki and
> > > needs to be updated.
> > Having spent some time evaluating Wikis the last two weeks, I have to say
> > GNOME is running perhaps the worst possible Wiki software on
> > live.gnome.org. I would recommend that if the group ever looks at moving
> > to a new piece of software, Twiki and MediaWiki be considered. Twiki has
> > an awesome file-attachment feature and both are just superior in most ways
> > to MoinMoin.
> Moin is simple, works well, has a good security history, is easily hacked
> on, has a file attachment feature, ACLs, etc. I did the rounds of wiki
> softare too, but chose Cheerios, not Fruit Loops.
> - Jeff
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